Senior Quantity Surveyor - Contractor - Birmingham

£40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
24 Sep 2016
22 Oct 2016
Carl Ramskill
Job Type

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Contractor - Birmingham

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits Package

Our client is a market-leading Environmental contractor in the commercial sector with offices in London and Birmingham, looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their expanding team. You will be working on projects for a wide range of large national and international companies.

The Contractor offers a wide range of services, including:

  • Heavy metal, hydrocarbon and asbestos remediation
  • Ground re-engineering
  • Environmental/Marine protection and restoration

Recent projects of the Contractor have included waste treatment of a UK harbour, ground re-engineering for the development of residential housing, and eradicating invasive Japanese knotweed at a major UK site.

In your role as a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for reviewing and managing contracts, liaise with clients and negotiate on their behalf, lead the financial management of large scale projects, and report to the director of the company.

Your key duties as Senior Quantity Surveyor will be:

  • Preparing and managing sub-contracts
  • Performing ongoing cost analysis, forecasting and risk management
  • Preparing monthly financial reports for the board of directors
  • Visiting sites to liaise clients and negotiate with sub-contractors on their behalf

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will ideally have around 3-5 years' experience as a Quantity Surveyor (preferably with some experience with earthworks or remediation), have experience with contract administration and cost management, cost analysis and cost forecasting.

The Senior Quantity Surveyor must have a full UK driving licence and excellent verbal and written communication skills, as regular travel to sites is an essential part of the role.

Our client is offering a competitive salary with flexible benefits, including car allowance, pension, healthcare and bonuses, and encourages and supports career progression to the highest levels in this sector. This is an exciting opportunity to join the leaders of the Environmental field using cutting edge technology to deliver incredible results beyond that of a typical quantity surveyor company.

In order to discuss this Senior Quantity Surveyor role and other roles within quantity surveying please call 0121 442 0649 or email your CV to